|Condolences On The American Tragedy - junya|
After the latest US horror, condolences were received from state leaders around the world. This one is from Voidsville.
Keywords: American identity; US shootings; US violence
|#3: Stephan Brown - Brewster - MA - You're US - Recorded by Emile B Klein, Edited by Chris Hoff|
Why, Hello! This is the third interview portion for Project "You're US". The dialogue is between the painter, Emile B Klein, and the sitter, Stephan Brown. The intention of the audio interview is to give fuller picture of the people Mr. Klein paints. Recorded in Brewster, Cape Cod, MA June, 2009. More information can be found out at www.youreus.blogspot.com . Audio editing by Chris Hoff. Enjoy!
Keywords: Stephan Brown; Chris Hoff; Emile B Klein; You're US; American identity; Cape Cod; MA; Brewster
|Sasha Lansky 9march2010 Yiddish Book Center - Yiddish Book Center|
Sasha talks about the challenges of growing up in a family with traditional Jewish and particular "Lansky-style" practices-- eating kosher, not watching TV, observing the Sabbath and Jewish holidays-- in an area (Holyoke and Amherst, MA) where there are few peers she could relate to. She describes her continuing quest for a Jewish community, and how she hopes to find one as she goes off to college next year...
Keywords: Sunday; Jewish home; Jewish traditions; Jewish culture; kosher; shabbes; Yiddish; American identity; Political views; Jewish values; Israel; otherness; Wailing Wall; human rights; reading; television; anti-semitism; Jewish appearance; multiculturalism; environmentalism; nature; bike riding; college; B'nai Tsedek Teen Philanthropy Program; Springfield; MA; Hazon; Yiddish Book Center